By Kendra Pierre-Louis | Mon, 12/02/2013 - 10:42
An analysis of data from the World Mental Health Surveys found that mental health disorders were more likely to be accompanied by stigma from family members than physical illnesses.
By Ajit Jha | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 09:48
A byproduct of cholesterol, called 27HC, spurs the growth and spread of breast cancer by mimicking the hormone estrogen. Researchers say that tumors can use it as a source of fuel.
By Peter Sergo | Thu, 10/24/2013 - 13:28
Nicotine-free tobacco smoke elicited more addictive behavior in rats than pure nicotine or smoke from manufactured tobacco that contains nicotine.
By Phillip Ross | Fri, 08/16/2013 - 17:17
A new type of Beer, packed with electrolytes tastes just like genuine suds, but can also — supposedly — spare you from that nefarious morning hangover.
By Elijah Wolfson | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 21:16
The results of a generation raised on digital media are beginning to come to fruition: teens with underdeveloped right brains, with memory and cognitive problems normally associated with dementia.
By Elijah Wolfson | Sat, 06/22/2013 - 09:23
With Ramadan on the horizon, the World Health Organization has gathered experts together for a three-day meeting in Cairo to determine official recommendations for travelers; in the meanwhile, Saudi Arabian officials confirmed another death due to MERS.
By Elijah Wolfson | Fri, 06/21/2013 - 10:26
After seeing massive amounts of bumblebees die in Oregon, agriculture researchers worry that this year's crops could be seriously affected.
By Elijah Wolfson | Wed, 06/19/2013 - 21:03
A new study highlights the connection between stroke and PTSD, with the researchers urging doctors and family members to pay close attention to recent stroke survivors in order to help them face potential PTSD symptoms head on.
By Elijah Wolfson | Wed, 06/19/2013 - 18:50
Best-selling author of the 12-part Mitch Rapp political thriller book series, Vince Flynn died this past Wednesday due to prostate cancer complications in his home town of St. Paul, Minn.